Class Of 2001
The worst forest fire season in 50 years,
more than 20,000 firefighters
battle blazes in the western United States. More than 80 major wildfires
burn across 13 states, forcing hundreds of people to leave their homes.
Wireless devices that
send real-time personal messages between users become
the latest communication craze. The "instant messages" can be typed, written, or spoken
depending on the brand.